Monthly Archives: December 2016

Christmas

Mrs. Todd taught us about Christmas and the story of  baby Jesus.  We then painted a stained glass window that depicts the story of Christmas.

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Hanukkah

Today we learned about Hanukkah as a grade level.  The attached file has the story of Hanukkah and a fun song. We also played dreidel and made a dreidel craft. hanukkah-presentation  

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Hour of Code Week

The Hour of Code campaign was started by Code.org in 2013. Today, over 100 million students participate—one out of every 10 students on the planet, according to Hadi Partovi, CEO of Code.org. The initiative has also inspired some 400,000 classrooms … Continue reading

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Celebrating Kwanzaa

Today  Mrs. Bohnert taught the first grade about Kwanzaa.  After we learned about the holiday we created Mkeka’s, or woven mats. Kwanzaa is celebrated daily from December 26 to January 1. Kwanzaa (Swahili for “fresh fruits”) is based on an … Continue reading

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